Good morning. It is Monday, July 11. Here's what is happening in the Golden State:
Inside an L.A. OxyContin ring
A doctor at a clinic near MacArthur Park prescribed tens of thousands of OxyContin pills each month. The prescriptions were filled for straw patients from skid row, and the pills went to drug dealers. What did the drugmaker know? Los Angeles Times
Path of devastation
A diamond-encrusted piece of bling -- showing a map from L.A. to Washington state --...